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DAM TO LAKE ABOUT 260 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SHARPHAM HOUSE AT GRID REFERENCE 829577

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: DAM TO LAKE ABOUT 260 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SHARPHAM HOUSE AT GRID REFERENCE 829577

List entry Number: 1108388

Location

DAM TO LAKE ABOUT 260 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SHARPHAM HOUSE AT GRID REFERENCE 829577

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Devon

District: South Hams

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ashprington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Apr-1993

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 100918

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Details

ASHPRINGTON SX85NW Dam to Lake about 260 6/8 Metres South East of Sharpham House at Grid Reference 829577

GV II

Dam with causeway above. Probably C19. Pitched and horizontally coursed slate revetment to a low earth dam. The dam forms a fresh water lake made from what was originally a small tidal creek on the River Dart. The lake is part of the picturesque landscaping of the grounds of Sharpham House ((qv)), carried out during the late C18 and C19.

Listing NGR: SX8292657722

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 11 Devon,

National Grid Reference: SX 82926 57722

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